Orange County Sheriff’s Office removed a school resource officer from his post, and could be soon fired, after Sheriff’s officials saw he used an “inappropriate amount of force” on a middle school student in a video shared widely on Facebook.
Some street food has become synonmyous with its place of origin, while others give travelers insight into a world tourists may not often experience. From the all-American hot dog to Sicily’s spleen sandwich, world travelers should consider partaking in these street foods.
Now that Buddy Dyer has won a fifth term as Orlando's mayor, what should be on his to-do list? His administration has addressed issues like transportation, the lack of affordable housing, low wages and downtown redevelopment. But more needs to be done in all those areas.
There are so many things to do in Central Florida on any given weekend that it can be overwhelming. Here's a guide to help you decide what to do. This list is updated weekly with events and also contains everyday activities. Submit event information at orlandosentinel.com/submitevent.
Among the high school football playoff matchups between Orlando area teams Friday is DeLand at Timber Creek in Class 8A, Bishop Moore at Jones in 5A, Trinity Pep at The First Academy in 3A and Deltona Trinity at Orangewood Christian in 2A.
UCF could have the luxury of having running back Greg McCrae back in the lineup this week after missing the previous two games with an apparent knee injury. His return, coupled with a strong performance by the rest of the running backs, could be crucial as the Knights face a Tulsa team that is one of the worst in the league in stopping the run.
The sheriff of Florida's Space Coast says the new “In God We Trust” decals affixed to Brevard County Sheriff's Office patrol cars are here to stay, despite the protests of a group that advocates for the separation of church and state.
Daily Orlando Sentinel Now podcast: John Rivers unveils 40-acre farm with discovery center, restaurant in Orlando’s Packing District, Scott Maxwell gives a news quiz, and Electric Daisy Carnival comes to town.